"Seeking to unite"

Advised Chaparral Business Machines on Sale to Office1

October 2019 – Mike Dudek and Rich Wisniewski of Zygoquest Group "seeking to unite" served as the advisor to Chaparral Business Machines and its owners Phil Cagliero, Ralph Reese, Jr. and Michael Munns on the sale of assets to Office1.  Terms of the transaction are confidential.

About Chaparral Business Machines (www.cbmachines.com)
Chaparral Business Machines, founded in 1973 and headquartered in Paso Robles California, with a branch office in San Luis Obispo, was owned and operated by Phil Cagliero, Ralph Reese, Jr. and Michael Munns.  Chaparral was a full-line authorized Ricoh dealer and Samsung (now HP) dealer which provided office equipment and document solutions and services to customers located throughout San Luis Obispo County and the Northern Half of Santa Barbara County California.

About Office1 (www.office1)
Office1 is one of the largest, privately-owned office technology providers in the United States providing innovative IT solutions, including copiers and printers, document imaging, cloud security and managed IT to companies in California and Nevada.  Office1 seeks to innovate and modernize businesses through proactive, personalized and eco-friendly office technology solutions, beginning with planning and continuing through implementation and optimization.  This centralization of business IT solutions into one company makes Office1 an industry leader in office technology.

About Zygoquest Group and Mike Dudek (www.zygoquest.com)
Mike Dudek, an attorney and CPA, is the owner of Zygoquest Group "seeking to unite" which provides customized merger & acquisition services to buyers & sellers of companies.  Zygoquest is the #1 M&A authority in the office products industry.  Mike Dudek & Rich Wisniewski are authors of over 500 consummated M&A transactions including many technology services acquisitions during their careers.  Prior to founding Zygoquest, Mike Dudek was Vice-President of Acquisitions for IKON Office Solutions, a $5.5 billion NYSE company acquired by Ricoh Corporation.  Mike Dudek has evaluated transactions ranging from the smallest transactions to the largest deals in the office products industry – from million-dollar deals to billion-dollar deals.  The Zygoquest website contains deals you will recognize.  See www.zygoquest.com.

About Law Office of Mike Dudek (www.mikedudeklaw.com)
Mike Dudek also owns the Law Office of Mike Dudek which provides owners and executives with customized and affordable legal services on mergers and acquisitions and other complex business transactions.  See www.mikedudeklaw.com.